Leadership ABC

A Professional Development Program

Leadership ABC provides a focused track towards leadership within your company and opportunities within ABC Chesapeake Shores (ABCCS). This 12-month program is geared toward young leaders under 40 within the association. Each applicant possesses the dedication and desire to take the next step in excelling at their career and promoting the merit shop construction industry. 

Participants of this program are those who would like to:

  • Learn more about ABCCS as well as increase their involvement in the association
  • Further their leadership skills and professional development
  • Demonstrate their desire and ability to serve as a leader of our industry

Each individual will work towards earning points through a six-part framework that includes, but is not limited to, informative sessions, a national symposium, a community service project, and ABCCS general membership events. Each candidate who has successfully earned a specified number of points over the course of 2023 will receive a certificate of completion.

Applications for the Leadership ABC class of 2023 is currently closed.
Inquire about the Class of 2024 by emailing Amanda Crew at [email protected].

Meet our Leadership ABC Class of 2023!

Nick Gary
ClimateCare HVAC

Wade Korvin
Reliable Contracting Company, Inc.

Abbe Mona
Gardiner & Gardiner, BGC 

Drew Overton
Gilbane Building Company


Mary Lily
Crown Homes

Melissa Steiner
Dresner Group

Shaquille Turner
Willow Construction, LLC

Get the Most Out of Your ABC Membership

At a time when the construction industry faces a pervasive workforce shortage, the ABC Young Professionals program provides opportunities to engage young professionals and assists with leadership development.

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